Alloway cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexAllowayNew JerseyNational
Cost of living index112125100
IndexAllowayNew JerseyNational
Goods & Services index110112100
Groceries index109105100
Health care index100104100
Housing index125158100
Transportation index95112100
Utilities index105115100

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  • The cost of living in Alloway is 10% lower than the New Jersey average.
  • The cost of living in Alloway is 12% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Alloway is 25% higher than the national average.
  • New Jersey general sales tax is 30% higher than the national average.
  • New Jersey state income tax is 37% lower than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$91,607$7,634$2,137$2,748
Renters$45,760$3,813$1,068$1,373

New Jersey Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
New Jersey6.625%12.875%

New Jersey Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
New Jersey1.4%8.97%

Goods & Services

ItemAllowayNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.17$16.0911.9%
Beauty Salon $38.67$37.333.6%
Toothpaste $3.37$2.4537.6%
Shampoo $1.11$1.0011.3%
Movie $11.50$10.2811.9%
Bowling $4.75$4.933.7%

Groceries

ItemAllowayNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.31$3.8013.2%
Fried Chicken $1.72$1.4023.4%
Milk $2.13$2.016.3%
Potatoes $4.12$3.0136.7%
Pizza $10.24$9.893.6%
Beer $9.99$8.9012.3%

Health Care

ItemAllowayNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $114.17$102.1611.8%
Doctor $87.50$108.3619.2%
Dentist $107.42$92.5316.1%
Ibuprofen $9.69$9.284.4%
Lipitor $403.75$425.825.2%

Housing

ItemAllowayNational avg.Difference
Home Price $192,000.00$184,700.004.0%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,333.34$1,202.4410.9%
Apartment Rent $1,652.00$949.0074.1%

Transportation

ItemAllowayNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.17$2.243.2%
Tire Balancing $42.63$46.297.9%

Utilities

ItemAllowayNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$192.01$165.9615.7%
Phone $26.64$28.687.1%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

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City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Salem, NJ4,93194-6%
Bridgeton, NJ25,20993-7%
Fairton, NJ1,15994-6%
Penns Grove, NJ4,98598-2%
Shiloh, NJ3491000%
Alloway, NJ1,45711212%

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Alloway, NJ1,45711212%
Source: The Alloway, NJ cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.